User-friendly AIS Vessel Data API

  • Track maritime vessels and ports with AIS data API
  • Quickly receive your API key after subscribing 
  • Global AIS vessel data coverage
  • Simple API Documentation done by developers for developers 
AIS API. Track vessels with AIS data

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Live ship tracker API features 

Vessel Location data feature in Live Vessel Tracker API

Vessel Location

See vessel longitude and latitude

Vessel Navigational Status in Live ship tracking API

Activity Status

Get vessel navigational status and activities

Access vessel destination Port in Vessel Maritime API

Ship Destination

Access vessel destination port name 

Bulk Request Feature in Live vessel tracking API

Bulk Requests

Call up to 100 ships in one API request

Vessel route ETA data in Live Vessel API

Route ETA & ATD

See estimated time of arrival and departure

Vessel information API

Ship Info

Get static vessel data, such as vessel type or DWT

Live Ship Tracking API Request Example

The API response has data on Vessel Name, MMSI number, IMO number, UUID, country code, vessel type and subtype with Hazard level if available, the position expressed in longitude and latitude, speed, course, heading, navigational status, destination, Estimated Time of Arrival, Actual Time of Departure, Current Draft, unlocode destination and departure ports and a timestamp. 

Example Pro Live Ship Tracking API Request{YOUR_API_KEY}&{PARAMETER}={PARAMETER_NUMBER}

Request Parameters:

api-key– Your API Key sent to you via email upon your successful registration

uuid– Vessel UUID number

mmsi– Vessel MMSI number

imo– Vessel IMO number

Here are 3 examples using UUID, MMSI and IMO of the vessels{YOUR_API_KEY}&uuid=b8625b67-7142-cfd1-7b85-595cebfe4191{YOUR_API_KEY}&mmsi=566093000{YOUR_API_KEY}&imo=9525338

Response Example:


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  • historical vessel data
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AIS Vessel Data in multiple programming languages support

All Major programming Languages Support 

Datalastic vessel and port tracking API is created by developers for developers.

It supports all major programming languages such as Java, Ruby, PHP, Go, Python, Curl, Node, and more. It has a comprehending API reference that helps you to build the solution you are looking for.

Datalastic vessel API reference is effortless and straightforward.
We also offer excellent customer support and constantly add user feedback to the roadmap.

Create Vessel AIS and Port Data Project

Our customers from all over the world and a big range of industries use our flexible AIS vessel and ports data API to meet their needs and build amazing projects. Here are some examples of projects created with Datalastic Maritime Data API:

  • Vessel Tracking iOS and Android Apps
  • Internal ship navigational status alerts manager
  • Customer maritime portal for tracking their ship fleets
  • Maritime vessel tracking historical analytics and forecasts using Machine Learning
  • Ocean and sea pollution monitoring Ph.D. researches
  • Port traffic and ship location security monitoring systems
  • and more

Datalastic Maritime Data Projects Examples

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